Veterinary Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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Charles River - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Description Animal Care Technician 2Req ID #: 90191Location:Houston, TX, US, 77005For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture...
9 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 days ago
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Description Job PurposeCompletes more complex animal caretaking duties & begins to specialize in the care of individual species. All actions are completed by strictly & consistently following...
1 day ago
VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Description Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
2 days ago
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
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Southern Veterinary Partners - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
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Vca - Katy, TX
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
4 days ago
Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists & 24-Hour Care - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
Veterinary Technicians are the backbone of our veterinary hospital....
5 days ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston @ Wonder Pet Rehab - Cypress, TX (8 miles from Katy, TX)
Animal ER of NW Houston with Wonder Pet Rehab is seeking an experienced veterinary physical rehab therapist to join our rehab care team. We are a privately owned emergency practice in the...
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5 days ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston @ Wonder Pet Rehab
PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is the veterinarians primary medical support....
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5 days ago PetWell Partners
Lone Star Veterinary Hospital - Cypress, TX 77429, TX (11 miles from Katy, TX)
-Running exam rooms alongside the Dr. and other technicians/assistants - Bringing patients into an exam room, TPR, history taking, restraint of patients, competent communication and client education...
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5 days ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (11 miles from Katy, TX)
Staff are involved in client education and help provide a comfort as families present for patient care. Compensation is dependent upon experience....
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5 days ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Apply for Job Job ID 153132 Location Ben Taub General Hospital Hiring Range: Hourly Minimum to Midpoint: 16.60 18.61 Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular Add to Favorite Jobs Email...
5 days ago
Richmond, TX (11 miles from Katy, TX)
Veterinary Technician Experienced full time veterinary technician needed for small animal practice in Richmond Texas....
5 days ago
VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX 77024, TX (14 miles from Katy, TX)
Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Katy, TX as reported by the BLS.

$27,636

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Katy, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Katy, TX
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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